LOS ANGELES - A woman is in custody following a pursuit and standoff in the Hollywood area.
The pursuit started on Highland Ave. and Wilcox Ave around 11:43 a.m. Officers attempted to pull over the driver for a stolen vehicle, but the suspect failed to yield and a pursuit ensued.
During the pursuit the suspect struck at least three other vehicles, including a school bus. Officers say the pursuit lasted less than five minutes before the suspect struck a semi-truck head-on at the intersection of N. Highland Ave. and De Longpre Ave.
SkyFOX was over the crash scene as the female suspect, inside a Black Jeep, refused to surrender, causing a standoff with police.
Police officers blocked the Jeep in by crashing into its rear to prevent the suspect from driving off.
Police surrounded the vehicle with guns drawn, about 30 minutes later she was taken into custody.
It is not known if anyone was injured during the pursuit.
Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story stated the suspect was driving the Ryder semi-truck. A corrected version of the report now states the suspect was only driving the Jeep.